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Den

#1,276 of 1,909 Restaurants in Glasgow
$$ - $$$, British,
128 Drymen Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RB, Scotland
+44 141 942 7272
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
Mar 24, 2018
“Atmosphere lacking”
Mar 2, 2018
“Difficult at the moment”
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
128 Drymen Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RB, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Not a good start to an evening when we were given wine glasses covered in lipstick. I asked the waitress if she could give us clean glasses, she was muttering under her breath clearly annoyed that I dared to say anything. We spoke to the...More

Thank 968jon
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Had such a bad evening at this place. We were given dirty wine glasses and plates.the staff were rude and did not apologise for this, the manager refused to change the glasses. We were made to feel unwelcome despite spending over £60 on food and...More

Thank louisehaig17
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Popped in for a drink and felt unwelcome from the start. What an uninspiring place. Bar staff didn't seem very interested and there was no atmosphere. Maybe just not my choice as I prefer somewhere with interesting décor and people chatting but this place was...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Den, last night. No atmosphere,too bright. not that busy. Mostly 40 to 50+ Yr old people in bar, including us,and they were playing awful music,loud, suitable for a rave. Really dissappointed, since no other bar at bearsden Cross Could be fab.

Thank Suse18
Reviewed March 8, 2018

I can't praise the Den's new manager Michael enough. Last week, he basically kept the pub open and running single handedly through the worst period of snowstorms anyone here can remember. Every other pub around was closed for days. And the place was mobbed because...More

1  Thank SeeSawPat
Michael C, General Manager at Den, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Hi Pat, Thank you very much for your kind words! Reviews like these make the job and the hard work worthwhile! The team and I will continue to strive to consistently provide this level of service and hopefully we’ll continue to see more and more...More

Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

I was at the Den last week and saw that the young male manager was on himself for two days during the bad weather and kept the bar open for the local customers and didn't drop the ball once, seriously have to commend his hard...More

Thank Scott_H2211
Michael C, General Manager at Den, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Hi Scott, Thank you for your review. I’m glad to hear that you’re happy with the hard work the staff and I are doing to improve the service provided at The Den. Please continue to provide us with any feedback you have when you’re with...More

Reviewed March 2, 2018

It is not often I write a challenging review. To be candid, the management that owns this place has made a big mistake. They haven't given enough support to the business. The staff need more help and the kitchen needs to up their game a...More

1  Thank Candid50
Michael C, General Manager at Den, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2018

Hello Candid50! Thank you for your review and your comments. I am sorry to hear that your visit wasn’t up to standard but I do appreciate your feedback. I have recently joined the business as the General Manager on 19/02/18 and I am working hard...More

Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Visited last night with my wife, left 20 minutes later without having a drink or any food. Stood at the bar in looking to get a couple of drinks before ordering food. One member of staff behind the bar this was ok as there was...More

1  Thank Swally-fraser23
Michael C, General Manager at Den, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Hello, I’m very sorry that your experience was not up to standard and based on your review, it certainly isn’t up to what I expect from my staff either. I have recently come on board and I would very much appreciate the opportunity to turn...More

Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went out for a meal on Sunday night we decided to try somewhere different we saw Den and thought we'd give it a try BIG MISTAKE!!! We walked in chose a seat my husband went up to the bar to order...More

2  Thank inabert
Michael C, General Manager at Den, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Hello, I’m very sorry that your visit to The Den was not up to standard. This is certainly not what I set out for my staff to achieve. I have recently come on board at The Den and I would very much appreciate the opportunity...More

Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing food inedable wine cheap and nasty unorganized place has went down hill toilets dirty will not be hurrying back

2  Thank Ireneannemc
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Janine F
February 13, 2016|
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Response from scotlandwhite | Reviewed this property |
Have seen dogs in the Den a few times, obviously not roaming about since there is food, but since it has been taken over not sure if it's still allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $24
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Drymen Road | Bearsden, Glasgow G61 3RB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 942 7272
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